COCCYDYNIA means Coccyx Pain (Tailbone Pain). It is NOT a full diagnosis

“COCCYDYNIA” means coccyx pain (tailbone pain).

“Coccydynia” is NOT a full diagnosis.

This term just says that the pain is AT the tailbone.

Just like “chest pain” or “knee pain”, you need to find out WHY the pain is there.

Tailbone Pain Tip 3, Coccydynia means Coccyx Pain


Tailbone Pain Tips, a new educational series

“Tailbone Pain Tips” is a new series of education ideas & images all about coccyx pain…

Watch for future posts!  🙂

 by Patrick Foye MD

Teaching you about:

Tailbone pain, Coccyx pain, Coccydynia

Coccyx Cancers

Tailbone Pain and Pregnancy


Diagnostic tests for Tailbone Pain

Treatments to Relieve Tailbone Pain

… and more!

Tailbone […]

Free Book on Tailbone Pain, Coccyx Pain, Coccydynia, November 14-15, 2020

In recognition of the 3rd Annual“Tailbone Pain Awareness Day” which will be November 15, 2020…

This eBook is Free on Amazon worldwide: Nov. 14-15, 2020, Pacific Time.

“Tailbone Pain Relief Now! Causes and Treatments for Your Sore or Injured Coccyx” by Patrick M. Foye, M.D., Director of the Coccyx Pain Center at Rutgers New Jersey […]

Facebook Live for Tailbone Pain Awareness Day, November 15, 2020

What: Get live answers to your questions about coccyx pain. Why: In honor of “Tailbone Pain Awareness Day” 2020. When: Sunday, Nov. 15, 2020, at 11:00 AM, eastern time. Who: Questions answered by Patrick Foye, M.D., Director of the Tailbone Pain Center, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. Where: To Join: On Facebook, go to Tailbone […]

Podcast Interview Consultant360 for Tailbone Pain Awareness Day 2019

For Tailbone Pain Awareness Day 2019… Patrick Foye, M.D., was interviewed by the healthcare podcast Consultant360.

Dr. Foye is Director of the Tailbone Pain Center at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School.

Dr. Foye discussed tailbone pain—an often misunderstood, underdiagnosed, & undertreated condition.

Here is the Link to the Podcast:

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VIDEO: Facebook Live Questions-Answers about Coccyx Pain, on Tailbone Pain Awareness Day

On Tailbone Pain Awareness Day, November 15, 2019, Dr. Foye answered live questions about coccyx pain from people worldwide.

The event was held on the Facebook page for the Tailbone Pain Center, which is located at:

Here is the video from the Question and Answer session:

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Tailbone Pain Awareness Day: November 15, 2019

Last year, 2018, was the first Tailbone Pain Awareness Day. Click this link to read more about last year’s first-ever Tailbone Pain Awareness Day. It included a Facebook-Live session of Questions/Answers about Coccyx Pain, that was 1.5 hours long. You can watch that video here: The day also included hundreds of free copies of […]

Tailbone Pain Questions and Answers for 1.5 Hours on Facebook Live, by Patrick Foye, MD

As part of Tailbone Pain Awareness Day, Patrick Foye, M.D., did more than one and a half hours live on Facebook answering questions about tailbone pain (coccyx pain, coccydynia). The video is on the Facebook page for the Tailbone Pain Center:

Here is the same video, uploaded to YouTube:

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